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Cuttack win Sahani Cup tourney


OST Sports Bureau
Angul, Dec 22:

Cuttack won the Sahani Cup Senior Men’s Inter District Football Championship title after they beat Bhubaneswar by 2-1 goals in a nail-biting final here on Sunday.Sahani Cup

The winner took the lead in the first half when Somnath Nayak scored a goal in the 3rd minute while his teammate Sk Mustakim score the second goal in 32nd minute.

After the change of side, Bhubaneswar made an all-out effort to even the score but ended up with one goal scored by Sasikant Sandil at 67th minute.

Honourary secretary of Odisha Olympic Association (OOA) and Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) Asirbad Behera graced the closing ceremony of the tournament as the chief guest in the presence of Nilamani Rout, honourary secretary of Angul District Athletic Association, Satya Mohanty, treasurer, OCA), Bijaya Das and Ramesh Chandra Mallick vice presidents, FAO.